It’s easy to understand why Glenview is such a popular suburb. Located less than 20 miles from downtown Chicago, the Village of 48,000 residents mixes big-city amenities, traditional suburban features, and remnants of its early days as a farming community. Glenview’s history is also tied to the former Naval Air Station Glenview. During the 1930s and 40s, this was home to the U.S. Navy’s largest primary flight training program, which trained pilots like President George H. W. Bush.
Earth Day is the perfect occasion to recognize the growing trend of sustainable home design. Also referred to as green home design, it involves constructing eco-friendly residences through the use of environmentally sustainable materials. This practice has gained momentum as more homeowners seek to reduce their carbon footprint and lower their energy bills. Read on to discover five sustainable home design trends that are shaping the future of residential real estate.
A place where all are welcome to enjoy handcrafted donuts and fresh coffee, downtown Glenview’s Joe Donut is a local favorite. The artisan shop specializes in chef-made, small-batch craft donuts, and features a rotating menu of seasonal (and mouthwatering) treats, as well as coffee from Chicago-based Big Shoulders Coffee. The deliciousness doesn’t stop there! Joe Donut also serves up fresh breakfast, sandwiches, and burgers — be sure to try the fresh-baked biscuits.
@properties Christie’s International Real Estate is heading to Joe Donut for our @ Loves Local event on Tuesday, March 15th from 10am-12pm, and you’re invited! Read on to learn more about staple menu items and how to redeem your free coffee and donut.
While Debbie Hepburn’s perfect day includes a trip to Ravinia, it’s her dog Olive (as in olive you) that she is truly crazy about.
This 25-year marketing and communications veteran turned @properties agent is no stranger to crafting compelling and creative ideas to attract buyers. Thanks to her desire to be a life-long learner, Debbie continues to grow both personally and professionally each and every day.